all recent posts

CFP: [American] Catherâs Circles: Correspondence and Connections

updated: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 4:43pm
Andrew Jewell

Call For Papers
Cather’s Circles: Correspondence and Connections
A Symposium Celebrating the Roscoe and Meta Cather Collection at the
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, June 4, 2008

On June 4, 2008, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries and the Willa
Cather Project, UNL Department of English, is hosting a symposium to
celebrate the Roscoe and Meta Cather Collection, the core of which is
nearly 400 letters Willa Cather wrote to her brother Roscoe, his wife and
daughters, and other members of the family.

CFP: [Graduate] Repetition and Return

updated: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 1:03pm
Jayna Brett

Repetition and Return
Call for Papers
10th Annual Graduate Student Conference
Hosted by Graduate Programmes in Comparative Literature, Spanish and
Theory and Criticism
The University of Western Ontario: London, Ontario
March 6-8, 2008

Guest Speakers:
Dr. Karmen MacKendrick (Le Moyne, NY),
Dr. John Zilcosky (University of Toronto)
Dr. Richard S. Parks (The University of Western Ontario)
& Dr. Aara Suksi (The University of Western Ontario)

UPDATE: [Graduate] The Street, UC-Irvine Visual Studies Conference

updated: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 6:49am
thomas stubblefield

Please note we have confirmed the following speakers:

2/29 - Susan Buck-Morss, Professor of Political Philosophy and Social
     Theory, Cornell University

3/1 - Mike Davis, Professor of History, UC-Irvine

The Street

The 2008 UC Irvine Visual Studies Graduate Student Association Conference
February 29 â€" March 1

UPDATE: [Graduate] American Studies Symposium Purdue University

updated: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 3:23am
Kendra Unruh

CORRECTION:

* Call for Papers *
American Studies Symposium
“Critical American Studies: Examining the Intersections of Race, Class and
Gender”
Purdue University • West Lafayette, IN
April 17-18, 2008

Submission Deadline: January 13, 2008

CFP: [Rhetoric-Composition] Computers & Writing 2008

updated: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 2:59am
Anita DeRouen

Computers & Writing 2008: Open Source as Technology and Concept
Location: University of Georgia, Athens, GA
Date: May 21-25, 2008
Abstracts accepted December 3, 2007-January 10, 2008 (see below for more
information)

CFP: [General] Update Deadline SW/TX PCA/ACA (12/15; 2/13-2/16 Albuquerque)

updated: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2007 - 1:30am
Philip Heldrich

DEADLINE EXTENSION TO 12/15/07!

By request, the deadline for the SW/TX PCA/ACA has been extended.
New information also appears online: http://www.h-net.org/~swpca/index.html

Keynote Speaker: Joy Harjo

The 29th Annual Meeting of the
Southwest/Texas Popular and American Culture Associations
February 13â€"16, 2008
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
Albuquerque, New Mexico

The SW/TX PCA/ ACA invites papers for one of its 65+ Area offerings in
Literature, Film, Television, Science Fiction and Fantasy, Ethnic and
Gender Studies, Ecocriticism, Southwest Culture, Western Studies, Creative
Writing, Pedagogy, and many more!

CFP: [Collections] Quiddity, a new literary journal

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:55pm
Joanna Beth Tweedy & Ted Morrissey

Quiddity Literary Journal, along with its companion public radio program,
are pleased to announce a call for submissions for its inaugural print
issue. Quiddity is seeking short fiction and poetry from emerging and
established writers. International submissions are encouraged.

Submission Guidelines
Fiction: one story (no more than 5,000 words)
Poetry: up to five poems (no more than ten pages total)

Submissions should be addressed to either Fiction Editor or Poetry Editor
at
Springfield College-Benedictine University
1500 North Fifth Street
Springfield , IL 62702
U.S.A.

http://www.sci.edu/quiddity/index.html

CFP: [Graduate] Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary Studies

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:43pm
James Ayers

The 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference
January 31- February 1, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Professor Cathy Davidson

We are pleased to announce the 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference,
titled “Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary
Studies,” to be held at Louisiana State University January 31 â€" February 1.

CFP: [Postcolonial] Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary Studies

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:43pm
James Ayers

The 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference
January 31- February 1, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Professor Cathy Davidson

We are pleased to announce the 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference,
titled “Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary
Studies,” to be held at Louisiana State University January 31 â€" February 1.

CFP: [African-American] Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary Studies

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:42pm
James Ayers

The 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference
January 31- February 1, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Professor Cathy Davidson

We are pleased to announce the 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference,
titled “Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary
Studies,” to be held at Louisiana State University January 31 â€" February 1.

CFP: [American] Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary Studies

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:42pm
James Ayers

The 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference
January 31- February 1, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Professor Cathy Davidson

We are pleased to announce the 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference,
titled “Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary
Studies,” to be held at Louisiana State University January 31 â€" February 1.

CFP: [Victorian] Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary Studies

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:42pm
James Ayers

The 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference
January 31- February 1, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Professor Cathy Davidson

We are pleased to announce the 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference,
titled “Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary
Studies,” to be held at Louisiana State University January 31 â€" February 1.

CFP: [Romantic] Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary Studies

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:41pm
James Ayers

The 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference
January 31- February 1, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Professor Cathy Davidson

We are pleased to announce the 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference,
titled “Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary
Studies,” to be held at Louisiana State University January 31 â€" February 1.

CFP: [Renaissance] Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary Studies

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:41pm
James Ayers

The 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference
January 31- February 1, 2008
Keynote Speaker: Professor Cathy Davidson

We are pleased to announce the 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference,
titled “Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary
Studies,” to be held at Louisiana State University January 31 â€" February 1.

UPDATE: [Rhetoric-Composition] Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary Studies

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:35pm
James Ayers

18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference
Louisiana State University
January 30- February 1
Keynote Speaker: Cathy Davidson

“Current Pedagogies for the Humanities”
The 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference invites papers for the proposed
panel,
“Current Pedagogies for the Humanities.” We are seeking 15 minute papers
that consider teaching the humanities in our contemporary age. Papers
could explore making use of technology and digital aids in the classroom,
methods of making artistic studies relevant to students outside the
humanities, and intersections between the two. We are interested in both
specific teaching practices and more general teaching theories.

UPDATE: [Computing-Internet] Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary Studies

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:35pm
James Ayers

18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference
Louisiana State University
January 30- February 1
Keynote Speaker: Cathy Davidson

“Current Pedagogies for the Humanities”
The 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference invites papers for the proposed
panel,
“Current Pedagogies for the Humanities.” We are seeking 15 minute papers
that consider teaching the humanities in our contemporary age. Papers
could explore making use of technology and digital aids in the classroom,
methods of making artistic studies relevant to students outside the
humanities, and intersections between the two. We are interested in both
specific teaching practices and more general teaching theories.

UPDATE: [Professional] Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary Studies

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:35pm
James Ayers

18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference
Louisiana State University
January 30- February 1
Keynote Speaker: Cathy Davidson

“Current Pedagogies for the Humanities”
The 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference invites papers for the proposed
panel,
“Current Pedagogies for the Humanities.” We are seeking 15 minute papers
that consider teaching the humanities in our contemporary age. Papers
could explore making use of technology and digital aids in the classroom,
methods of making artistic studies relevant to students outside the
humanities, and intersections between the two. We are interested in both
specific teaching practices and more general teaching theories.

UPDATE: [General] Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary Studies

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:34pm
James Ayers

18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference
Louisiana State University
January 30- February 1
Keynote Speaker: Cathy Davidson

“Artists on Their Arts”
The 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference invites papers for the proposed
panel,
“Artists on Their Arts.” We are seeking 15 minute papers that consider
artists who comment on their own craft. Papers should situate the artists’
perspective amongst a larger tradition of critical inquiries, and consider
the specific relevance of those authors’ theories on their own work,
keeping in mind the unique position of the author-critic.

Please send 250 word abstracts to: egsaconference_at_gmail.com

UPDATE: [Theory] Placing Poesis: The Work of Art and the Future of Literary Studies

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:31pm
James Ayers

18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference
Louisiana State University
January 30- February 1
Keynote Speaker: Cathy Davidson

“From Classical to Contemporary Theories”
The 18th Annual EGSA Mardi Gras Conference invites papers for the proposed
panel, “From Classical to Contemporary Theories.” 15 minute papers should
examine the classical roots of modern and postmodern literary theory,
locating there some consistency in artistic and theoretical definitions and
practices. Papers may compare specific texts or authors with one another,
or may entertain the historical development of specific ideas and/or
theoretical practices.

Please send 250 word abstracts to: egsaconference_at_gmail.com

CFP: [International] The Black Female Body in Literature and Culture

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 8:52pm
Dr. Carol E. Henderson

Call for Papers: Imagining the black female body:
Text and Contexts in literature and culture

Only the BLACK WOMAN can say “when and where I enter, in the quiet,
undisputed dignity of my womanhood, without violence and without suing or
special patronage, then and there the whole…race enters with me.”
--Anna Julia Cooper, 1892

CFP: [General] The Black Female Body in Literature and Culture

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 8:51pm
Dr. Carol E. Henderson

Call for Papers: Imagining the black female body:
Text and Contexts in literature and culture

Only the BLACK WOMAN can say “when and where I enter, in the quiet,
undisputed dignity of my womanhood, without violence and without suing or
special patronage, then and there the whole…race enters with me.”
--Anna Julia Cooper, 1892

CFP: [Gender Studies] The Black Female Body in Literature and Culture

updated: 
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 8:50pm
Dr. Carol E. Henderson

Call for Papers: Imagining the black female body:
Text and Contexts in literature and culture

Only the BLACK WOMAN can say “when and where I enter, in the quiet,
undisputed dignity of my womanhood, without violence and without suing or
special patronage, then and there the whole…race enters with me.”
--Anna Julia Cooper, 1892

Pages